Logistics Finance Business Partner

Manchester
Reference No: WD-0005312

What's the role?

We are looking for a Finance Business Partner to our Regional Logistics team in Manchester.
Hilti (Gt. Britain) Limited has its head office in Manchester where the Logistics Hub for Hilti’s Region Northern Europe operates covering Great Britain, Ireland, Denmark, Sweden, Norway and Finland.

Who is Hilti?

Unless you work in construction, you probably haven't heard of us. We're a hidden gem.

We provide leading-edge tools, technologies, software and services for the professional construction sector. Our customers are loyal and enthusiastic about us. So are our people.

We regularly win Great Place to Work awards globally and are very proud to have been placed on the Times Top 100 Best Companies to Work For list in the UK by our employees for the past 10 years.

Hilti offers the best of both worlds – friendly teams locally and roles across the UK combined with the opportunities only a company of 30,000 people spread across 120 countries can bring.

What does the role involve?

As a Logistics Finance Business Partner you will be the business partner for regional logistics management and market organizations finance business partners teams by creating transparency, challenging status-quo as a guide and facilitator for value adding decisions.

You will do structured analyses and forecasts, ensure high data quality in cost booking and allocation and adherence to finance manual standards. Prepare monthly business updates for market organizations and global logistics. You will be the contact person for team leads regarding questions about financial management and controlling.

93% of our people say they’re proud to work for Hilti, thanks to the quality of our products and the way we look after our people.

What do we offer?

We really value our people and we've worked hard to develop a competitive reward package that reflects this. Some of the benefits we offer include:

*Different ways to work flexibly including working from home and compressed hours so please feel free to talk about what flexibility means to you at your interview
*Genuine career advancement (more than 80% of all leadership roles are filled internally)
*Competitive salary and above-average performance bonus
*6% employer pension contributions
*Private Health Insurance and Employee Assistance Programme
*33 days' holiday (inc. Bank Holidays) plus the ability to purchase 5 days more annually
*Paid leave to work on charitable projects
*Hilti Benefits Box, a reward platform offering a cycle to work scheme and shopping and lifestyle discounts/cashback
*Subsidised on-site canteen and free fruit and salad
*Free parking and excellent public transport links

Our Head Office is currently based next to Old Trafford but in early 2021 we will move to state of the art new premises at Circle Square in Central Manchester. We will continue to offer free parking for employees and will be located a short walk from Oxford Rd train station and St Peter's Square tram stop.

Why should you apply?

We have an excellent mix of people and success at Hilti is down to teamwork and ability, no matter what your background.

What you need is:

  • Master's degree and/or a professional controller certificate
  • Multiple years of experience in Finance / Controlling/ Logistics
  • Excellent communication & stakeholder management skills
  • Solid experience in project- & process management
  • Strong analytical skills and the ability to implement effective strategies
  • Knowledge of Supply Chain Processes is an asset

Click through the 'Apply Now' button where you will be asked to upload your CV and answer a couple of short questions – the whole process should take around 90 seconds. If we like what we see, you'll be invited to complete a short video or telephone interview.

If you need any support with your application please contact gbcareers@hilti.com.

If we don't have a suitable role for you at the moment, we will keep you in our talent pool for the future so your recruitment process might take a bit longer but we'll be sure to stay in touch.

“You get a unique opportunity to experience all different functions of the supply chain – and, for many people, to do it overseas. We really encourage our teams to challenge the way things are done. If you can make a process simpler, do it, show us.”

- Fabrice, Head of Global Logistics Services

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